HOME OF CARE AND PROTECTION (HOCAP) is a Christian NGO working with deprived children, deprived orphans and deprived widows in rural and urban poor communities. The main objective of HOCAP is to ensure that children have equal opportunities in life wherever they find themselves. Our entire focus is based on Psalm 68:5: “God, who lives in his sacred temple cares for orphans and protects widows” (GNB).
HOCAP is therefore dedicated to helping the needy especially deprived orphans, deprived children and widows. HOCAP was incorporated under the Companies Code, 1963 (Act 179) on the 3rd of September 2009. On the 7th of December 2009 the Department of Social Welfare under the Republic of Ghana gave a certificate of recognition with registration no D.S.W / 4358.
The Ghana Education Service gave a certificate of recognition with registration no. GES/GAR/TMA/NGO/026/09 on the 22nd of September,2009 authorizing HOCAP to provide facilities and services in their schools.
HOCAP exist to provide care and protection for deprived orphans, deprived children and deprived widows in poor rural/urban communities. It seeks to provide orphans and the under privileged children an enabling environment for development through the provision of education, health care, advocacy, small scale enterprise and microfinance.
Our vision is to have rural and urban poor communities where deprived orphans, deprived children and widows have equal opportunities for development.
- Child Focus
- Education as a right
- Caring & Protecting the underprivileged
- Transparency & Accountability